Pierre, Mills 1979–

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Pierre, Mills 1979–


Full name, John Mills Pierre; born August 3, 1979, in Bronx, NY; father a boxer. Education: Yale University, B.A., 1999; London School of Economics and Political Science, London, M.Sc.; trained with Simon Cathcart in London.


Agent—Aldo Arcilia, Et-Nik-A Prime Management, Balfour House, 46-54 Great Titchfield St., London W1W 7QA, England.


Actor. 5k Films/Durangho Pictures, former co-owner; appeared in commercials. Formerly worked on Wall Street in New York City; former competitive downhill skier and figure skater.


American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, Actors' Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild.

Awards, Honors:

Best Actor Award nomination, European Black International Festival, 2002; British Screen Award nomination, best supporting actor, 2005, for Quiet Storm.


Film Appearances:

(Uncredited) Princeton student, A Beautiful Mind, Universal, 2001.

From Day into Night, Scull Productions, 2002.

Oxford Cowboy (short film), Gullick Productions, 2002.

Scorned (short film), PTS, 2003.

Hootie, Thaddeus Fights the Power! (short film), Irie Entertainment, 2003.

Mohammad, The Quiet Storm, Kush Films, 2004.

Mindgames (short film), Durango Films, 2004.

Rick, Annihilation (short film), 2005.

Armando Coronado, Code of Silence: Inside the Rampart Scandal, New Line Home Video, 2005.

Expired, FR Productions, 2007.

Television Appearances; Series:

Tommy, a recurring role, The Bill, ITV1, 2002, 2003.

Urban planner expert, Blueprint for Homebuilding, Do It Yourself Network, 2004-2005.

Television Appearances; Specials:

World Cup Figure Skating Champions, ESPN, 1994.

The BAFTA TV Awards, BBC, 2004.

Presenter, The British Soap Awards, Granada, 2005.

2006 ALMA Awards, ABC, 2006.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Ahmed, "Wonderland," Holby City (also known as Holby), BBC, 2003.

Nigel Stanton, Teachers, BBC America, 2003.

(Uncredited) Officer Landay, "Mr. Monk Goes to Jail," Monk, USA Network, 2004.

(Uncredited) Officer Landay, "Mr. Monk and the Panic Room," Monk, USA Network, 2004.

(Uncredited) Officer Landay, "Mr. Monk Gets Fired," Monk, USA Network, 2004.

Michael Benson, "A Very Important Date," Doctors, BBC, 2006.

Stage Appearances:

An Evening of Pleasure, Queen Street Theatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1999.

Mass Appeal, Teatro la Tea, New York City, 1999.

The Life and Times of Dumas (also known as Dumas: The Life of Alexandre Dumas), Soho Theatre, London, 2002.

Six Degrees of Separation, Old Theatre Aldwych, London, 2002.

Crimes of the Heart, Patten Studios Theatre, New York City, 2003.

Yogi a Go Go, Santa Monica Playhouse, Santa Monica, CA, 2004.

Major Tours:

Member of ensemble, A Christmas Spectacular, CAC Entertainment, 1992.

Member of ensemble, A Tribute to Walt Disney, CAC Entertainment, 1994.

Radio Appearances; Series:

Host, Mills Madness, Pulse, 2002.



NBC Presents World Champions on Ice, 1993.


Los Angeles Alternative Press, May 12, 2004, p. 24.

Los Angeles Weekly, June 10, 2004, p. 34.

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